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Fly tying class on 3/14 is cancelled

Due to the storm, we won’t be meeting Tuesday night for fly tying.  Please pass the word to everyone that you know that were attending because I may not have everyone’s emails correct – sending by blind copy.
You could could do some homework on YouTube. Here are some videos to watch for techniques if you have cabin fever.
Light Cahill:
Quill Gordon:
(Note: this video is taken looking at the tier, not behind him.)
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Slate Run Sportsmen Spring Newsletter

The Slate Run Sportsmen have sent out their 2017 Spring newsletter.  Click the link to get it

2017 Slate Run Sportsmen Spring Newsletter


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What is your go to fly, lure or bait

Trout season is just around the corner and we want to know what the flies, lures, or baits that you have to have for early trout fishing?  What are must haves for the start of trout?  Please let us know your secret to getting those trout to bite.

The responses will be published in the April issue of the Susquehanna Ripples.  Simply comment below or send directly to


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Fish Commission Program on Assessing Streams for Wild Trout is Topic for Susquehanna Trout Unlimited Meeting

Bob Weber, Fisheries Biologist for the PA Fish and Boat Commission will present a program on the Commission’s plans to assess additional area streams to determine whether they will support wild trout populations. The PF&BC is working on plans to evaluate at least 1500 streams across the state which have not yet been assessed and update data on many which have. The program goal is to provide the ability to conserve and protect the highest quality streams in the Commonwealth. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 8th at 7:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall of First Presbyterian Church, rear of 102 E. 3rd St. in Williamsport. The public is welcomed to attend.   

Unassessed Waters Fact Sheet

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March issue of the Susquehanna Ripples

The March 2017 issue of the Susquehanna Ripples is out.  Click the link to get it!



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2017 Rivers Conservation and Fly Fishing Youth Camp

Here is a terrific opportunity for any youth that is interested in fly fishing and the great outdoors.  Please check out their website for more information and for the application.  The Susquehanna Chapter of Trout Unlimited will sponsor a student from our area to go to the camp.  If you know of a youth that is interested in going, please submit your application as directed on the website and let us know that you have applied (






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